Exercise responses in patients treated for pulmonary tuberculosis by thoracoplasty

Phillips, M S; Kinnear, W J; Shaw, D; Shneerson, J M
April 1989
Thorax;Apr1989, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p268
Academic Journal
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